Category Archives: Timber Framers

Any postings having to do with people who construct, renovate, preserve, or restore timber frame homes or structures.

Remembering Ed Levin

It was with much sadness and regret that I’d learned the news this past weekend of the sudden loss of Ed Levin. Ed was a timber framing luminary; one of a small number of folks responsible for the revival of … Continue reading

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Our Tour of Downtown Salem

As mentioned in my previous posting, my friend Alexandra and I spent the Sunday afternoon following the TTRAG Symposium 2011 touring downtown Salem. Like many visitors to Salem, our main objective was the Salem Witch Museum. But we also found opportunities … Continue reading

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TTRAG Symposium 2011: A Personal Perspective

The Traditional Timberframe Research and Advisory Group, or TTRAG, a special interest group within the Timber Framers Guild, held its twentieth anniversary symposium in Danvers and Topsfield, Massachusetts, on the weekend of April 1-3, 2011. Comprised of a small number … Continue reading

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